Crews Achieve 15 Percent Containment On Lower North Fork FireBolstered by reinforcements, fire crews were focusing Wednesday on building containment lines around the 7-square-mile wildfire that destroyed dozens of homes in the mountains southwest of Denver and may have claimed two lives.
Questions & Answers About Colorado Wildfire LiabilityResidents and officials affected by the Lower North Fork wildfire are asking who might pay if it is found that a prescribed burn set by the Colorado State Forest Service ignited the blaze.
Lower North Fork Fire Claims 2 Lives, At Least 23 Homes DestroyedThe Lower North Fork Fire has destroyed at least 16 homes and left two people dead, authorities said Tuesday. Authorities have now identified the bodies as husband and wife.